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Gateway To The Blues Visitor Center & Museum

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This place has been updated very nicely. If you have any interest in this type of history stop in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good introduction to Blues and lots of memorabilia.

Some people were pop music fan but I always loved blues and the English 60s bands that covered... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Dallas, Texas
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Highway 61, Tunica, MS
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has been updated very nicely. If you have any interest in this type of history stop in. It's worth the time.

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Some people were pop music fan but I always loved blues and the English 60s bands that covered blues songs: Animals, Yardbirds, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Savoy Brown. The Brits used Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson, etc songs. Nice to see where this music was born,...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped her on our way back home and I’m so glad we did. Nice little gift shop. There are also some very interesting paintings and photos on the other side of the gift shop. If you are interested in seeing how cotton feels after it’s...More

Thank paula m
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great blues museum and folk art. Very nice staff. Also has a gift shop and plenty of maps and information on area attractions. Very clean and enjoyable.

Thank Mimi R
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is a great source of information for the area and local blues shows, activities. I did not have time to take the tour but it is on my list for the next time we travel there, just a peek inside let me know they...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I made a quick stop just to get a Mississippi map for a quick way to I - 55 . Lots of free maps and cute trinkets . Very clean .

Thank millerga115
Reviewed 26 June 2018

I loved their gift shop. I found a lot of wonderful trinkets there on my visit. The southern hospitality was great!

1  Thank ladonnaw481
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent blues museum right off HWY 61. Very nice collection of vintage guitars and harmonicas. Tells the blues story through the people who brought it alive. Good start to the Mississippi blues trail.

1  Thank tomhemling
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We really enjoyed this well presented museum. Tons of facts and pictures. Lots of guitars with history and the story of the blues. We also took the time to make our own blues recording. Lots of fun. Took over an hour if you are interested...More

1  Thank Angelchic1
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Nice of them to maintain original style of the structure and surroundings. Interesting place to see.

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2 January 2017|
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ADMISSION: $10 Adults $5 Kids (12 & Under) MUSEUM HOURS: Summer (Mar-Oct) Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm Sat 10am-5pm Sun 1-6pm Winter (Nov-Feb) Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm Sat 10am-5pm Sun 1-5pm